Ambulance arrive at the crash site in Al Menai, Ras Al Khaimah.
The UAE air ambulance crew from the Air Wing Department at the Directorate General of Security Support, the Ministry of Interior managed to save the life of the citizen who sustained severe injuries as a result of a terrible car accident in Al Menai, Ras Al Khaimah.
The man was immediately airlifted to Al Fujairah hospital, while the National Ambulance crews provided the first aid to the other injured. The Ras Al Khaimah Police GHQ patrols handled the incident. An investigation has been launched to determine the cause of the accident.
The authorities have advised citizens and residents to adhere to traffic laws and not to indulge in speeding activities.
The police also said that they would not tolerate any ill activities that in anyway harm the equilibrium in the society.
The UAE has introduced 3D pedestrian crossings in two emirates to slow the vehicles down at crossing and raise awareness.
The 3D pedestrian crossings would help reduce run-over incidents and over-speeding cases in Abu Dhabi and Ras Al Khaimah.
The Municipality of Al Dhafra Region developed a three-dimensional pedestrian crossing that was designed with 3D printing technology in order to reduce accidents and slow the speeding cars.
The municipality is also completing traffic safety measures and precautions in five children's playgrounds between residential neighbourhoods in the city, using speed bumps in addition to the establishment of a pedestrian walkway and the putting up warning signs.
Tariq Ali Saeed Al Shehhi, the maternal uncle of the deceased, pointed out that the brother of the deceased, who was then 20 years old, was killed in another traffic accident before less than one year.
The 13-year-old boy was driving the vehicle. The teen did not have a driving licence.
Al Naqbi pointed out that police patrols and a national ambulance rushed to the scene of the accident and transferred the body to the hospital for delivery to the victim’s parents.
The Ministry stressed in a statement on Wednesday that its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
This restriction shall not apply to international all-cargo operations and flights specifically approved by the DGCA. However, flights under the Air Bubble agreement will not be affected, the DGCA said.
Wide range of lively entertainment shows being held every weekend until February 26 across Al Qasba, Al Majaz Waterfront, Al Montazah Parks and Khorfakkan Beach.